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Wednesday 5/15/2013

Midnight EDT

KET
GED ConnectionClosed Captioned
#114 "Poetry" [TV-G]
Poet Sonia Sanchez reads from her work and shows how to analyze a poem, U.S. Poet Laureate Robert Pinsky introduces the "Favorite Poem Project," and people talk about how poetry can be a powerful means of expression.
KET2
Tavis SmileyHigh Definition
#2902 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KETKY
Kentucky MuseKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#403 "Tin Can Buddha: Shades of Blue"
Tin Can Buddha (Mitch Ivanoff, Rodney Hatfield, and Lee Carroll) is joined by Caroline Dahl, Harry Pickens, Gail Wynters and other Kentucky performers in a blues- and piano-focused concert recorded at the Kentucky Center for the Arts. A 2011 KET production. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

Midnight

KET
GED ConnectionClosed Captioned
#114 "Poetry" [TV-G]
Poet Sonia Sanchez reads from her work and shows how to analyze a poem, U.S. Poet Laureate Robert Pinsky introduces the "Favorite Poem Project," and people talk about how poetry can be a powerful means of expression.
 

12:30 am Wednesday, May 15

KET
Bluegrass and BackroadsKYHigh Definition
#1001
Meet Mark Eubanks who makes and plays dulcimers; visit Vent Haven Museum, a haven for ventriloquist's dummies; a look at the unique animals at Kentucky Down Under; and meet the winner of the American Farm Bureau Nation Young Farmers & Ranchers Achievement Award. [High-Definition]
KET2
Tavis SmileyHigh Definition
#2901 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
 

1:00

KET
Charlie RoseHigh Definition
#19102 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KET2
Annie Oakley: American ExperienceHigh Definition
[TV-PG]
The story of a five-foot-tall sharpshooter who pulled herself out of the depths of poverty to become known the world over as a symbol of the Wild West. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Kentucky LifeClosed CaptionedKYWatch Online!
#1222 "Dr. Clark's Kentucky Treasures" [TV-G]
A special expanded edition tours 11 places designated by the late historian Dr. Thomas Clark as sites every Kentuckian should visit: the Abbey of Gethsemani, Augusta, the Cane Ridge Meeting House, Cumberland Gap, the Falls of the Ohio, the Fitchburg Iron Furnace, Land Between the Lakes, Lilley Cornett Woods, Mammoth Cave, Shaker Village at Pleasant Hill, and the Speed Art Museum. A 2006 KET production hosted by Dave Shuffett. Watch Online
 

2:00

KET
Kentucky TonightKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#2021 "Public Employee Pensions"
A discussion about public employee pensions. Scheduled guests: Jason Bailey, director of the Kentucky Center for Economic Policy; Jim Waters, president of the Bluegrass Institute for Public Policy Solutions; Sharron Oxendine, president of the Kentucky Education Association, a member of the Kentucky Public Pension Coalition; and Bryan Sunderland, senior vice president of public affairs for the Kentucky Chamber of Commerce. [High-Definition] Watch Online
KET2
Constitution USA with Peter SagalHigh Definition
#102 "It's A Free Country" [TV-PG]
Peter Sagal explores the history of the Bill of Rights and addresses several stories involving freedom of speech, freedom of religion, and right to privacy. [High-Definition]
 

2:32

KETKY
Rovers, Wrestlers, and Stars: The Quonset AuditoriumKYHigh Definition
[TV-PG]
Chronicles the life of Quonset Auditorium in Bowling Green, Kentucky, which served local legends and national stars in the post-WW II entertainment boom. Through oral histories, the film provides a glimpse into the lives of diverse entertainers, ranging from country, R&B and gospel musicians to professional wrestlers whose paths intersected during a time when segregation was being challenged. [High-Definition]
 

3:00

KET
Play AgainHigh Definition
[TV-G]
Six teenagers who spend several hours a day with new media take their first wilderness adventure. [High-Definition]
KET2
FrontlineHigh Definition
#3109 "Never Forget to Lie" [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KETKY
Wonder: The Lives of Anna & Harlan HubbardHigh Definition
The story of Anna and Harlan Hubbard, who led their lives as few people in modern times have and in doing so found contentment and freedom. Living in a boat house they built, sustained by food they raised or caught, supported by no electricity, the Hubbards, found their way without modern conveniences. Kentucky author Wendell Berry narrates. [High-Definition]
 

4:00

KET
Birdmen: The Original Dream of FlightHigh Definition
[TV-PG]
A startling, adrenaline-filled insight into the new sport of base jumping that brings the dream of human flight alive. [High-Definition]
KET2
Independent LensHigh Definition
#1416 "The Invisible War" [TV-14]
One of America's most shameful and best kept secrets, the epidemic of rape within the U.S. military, is examined. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Distinguished KentuckianKYWatch Online!
#115 "Barry Bingham Sr." [TV-G]
A profile of Barry Bingham Sr., patriarch of the family that dominated local media in Louisville for several decades. The Binghams owned the Courier-Journal and Louisville Times newspapers as well as WHAS radio and television. A 1975 KET production. Watch Online
 

5:00

KET
The Woodwright's ShopHigh Definition
#3207 "The Troublesome Triangle Stool" [TV-G]
Peter Follansbee and Roy Underhill tackle terrible turned tenons for the old triangular stool. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Kentucky TonightKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#2021 "Public Employee Pensions"
A discussion about public employee pensions. Scheduled guests: Jason Bailey, director of the Kentucky Center for Economic Policy; Jim Waters, president of the Bluegrass Institute for Public Policy Solutions; Sharron Oxendine, president of the Kentucky Education Association, a member of the Kentucky Public Pension Coalition; and Bryan Sunderland, senior vice president of public affairs for the Kentucky Chamber of Commerce. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

5:30

KET
Kentucky HealthClosed CaptionedKYWatch Online!
#807 "Liver Transplants"
Dr. Christopher Jones, University of Louisville School of Medicine, and Dr. Eric Davis with University Surgical Associates discuss liver transplants. Watch Online
KET2
Sky IslandHigh Definition
[TV-G]
Explore the volcanic Jemez Mountains in New Mexico where climate change effects are dramatically altering the desert and alpine ecosystems. Meryl Streep and N. Scott Momaday narrate. [High-Definition]
 

6:00

KET
Wai Lana YogaClosed Captioned
#526 "Spinal Spiral" [TV-G]
KET2
Clifford the Big Red DogHigh Definition
#210 "Doggie Detectives/Camping It Up" [TV-Y]
Equipment is disappearing from the local playground, and K.C. tries to figure out what's happening. Thinking that her camping trip will be boring, Jetta tries to bring all the comforts of home into the woods with her. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Leadership LandscapeKY
#202 "Jim Host"
A discussion with Jim Host, former Kentucky Commerce Secretary and founder of Host Communications.